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Al Marks

Pastor Al is the Lead Pastor at First Baptist. He has served here since January, 1992. A graduate of Denver Seminary, he lead churches in Aurora, Colorado and Atlanta, Georgia, before coming to First Baptist Church Vallejo.

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Mike Brown

Pastor Mike heads up our Children's Ministries, and is the lead pastor for the Sparrow Project - our outreach to the hungry and homeless. After 22 years in the Navy, Mike followed his calling to serve the Lord, working with children in several churches before coming to First Baptist. He also serves as the Head Chaplain for the Vallejo Police Department Chaplains.

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Jesse Austile

Pastor Jesse, along with his wife, Althea, heads up our ministries to couples. They coordinate an annual Marriage Retreat, small groups for premarital couples, and growth groups for married couples. Jesse has a heart for helping men grow in character to become the best husbands and leaders they can be.  

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Pastor Brydon leads our student ministries: CrossWalk, Sunday Grow Time, annual Mexico mission trip, and a host of special events. He is a graduate of Pacific Union College in Angwin, CA. When he is not helping students grow, he plays a key role in the administration of First Baptist Church Vallejo.